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50 and no…

December 12, 2013 | By | 32 Replies Continue Reading

A woman googles “50 and no…” to search for answers for her loneliness

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Lonely in my senior year at high school

December 5, 2013 | By | 12 Replies Continue Reading

A student in his senior year at high school yearns for a social life.

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Friendship: Uninvited on Thanksgiving

November 26, 2013 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

It’s disappointing to be uninvited on Thanksgiving but don’t give up on a meaningful friendship because of one transgression.

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Friendship and chronic illness

November 23, 2013 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

How do you maintain friendships with an unpredictable chronic illness?

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No friends in high school: What am I doing wrong?

November 10, 2012 | By | 65 Replies Continue Reading

I’m nice, inclusive, and enthusiastic but I’m facing this problem that is starting to make me feel so depressed: I don’t have any friends. In middle school, I faced the normal crap that evil children everywhere seem to put on others, which is why I was excited to go to a high school where I knew absolutely no one, to start fresh. A very brave move: going from a private school knowing the same 60 people your whole life, to public school with 1300 kids,

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Friendship and retirement planning

November 8, 2012 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

I am a professional in my early sixties and plan to retire in three years when I am 65 year old. I am married to a very good man, have a grown up beautiful daughter yet I find myself feeling very lonely at times.

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No Friends: Why can’t I connect with a friend?

April 26, 2012 | By | 23 Replies Continue Reading

I’m 63, retired, happily married and count my blessings. But despite a lot of effort, time, thought and I might add, money, I have completely failed in building any kind of social circle.

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Home Alone & Lonely? Some Practical Tips

February 24, 2012 | By | 73 Replies Continue Reading

What resources are there for people who are home alone and lonely, without any family or friends? QUESTION Dear Irene, I am 63. My husband brought me here many years ago. It is rural and here, family is everything—which is nice—but I have none. My life from the beginning was similar to a child in an orphanage. I was [...]

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How to find friends with the click of a mouse

June 10, 2011 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

Here are some suggestions for making friends online with the click of a mouse.

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Depression, loneliness and friendship

The combination of depression, pain and loneliness

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